Grants List

Folsom Rainbow Bridge crossing American River, Sacramento County

2022 Grants

Total awarded in 2022: $1,955,300.00

Advocates for Informed Choice, dba interACT

General Support


$25,000 general support, plus one-time $50,000 award for Minors’ Counsel Accountability Project

AIDS Legal Referral Panel of the San Francisco Bay

General Support

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) Foundation of Northern California

General Support

Arab Resource and Organizing Center (AROC) [Fiscal Sponsor: Tides Center]

General Support for Immigration Legal Services

Art Law Access

General Support

Asian Americans Advancing Justice – Asian Law Caucus

General Support

Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach

General Support

Bay Area Legal Aid

General Support

California CASA Association

General Support

California ChangeLawyers

General Support

California Collaborative for Immigrant Justice (CCIJ)

General Support

California Foundation for Parks & Recreation (Administrator of the Ann Arge Nathan Spirit Award Scholarship)

$20,000 for Ann Arge Nathan Spirit Scholarship Fund + $1,300 for Scholarship Program admin costs

California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation

General Support

Canal Alliance

Immigration Legal Services

Catholic Charities of the East Bay

Immigration Legal Services in Alameda and Contra Costa counties

Center for Gender & Refugee Studies [Fiscal Sponsor: UC Hastings Foundation]

General Support

Center for Immigrant Protection dba LGBT Asylum Project

General Support

Centro Legal de la Raza

$20,000 for General Support plus $5,000 one-time grant for discretionary needs identified by new ED

Child Care Law Center

General Support

Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto

$17,500.00 – general support and 1-time award of $5,000.00 to be used at the discretion of new ED

Contra Costa Family Justice Alliance

Lawyers for Family Justice

Contra Costa Senior Legal Services

General Support

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Del Norte County

General Support

Crisis Intervention Services dba Sierra Community House

Mediation and Legal Assistance Program

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)

General Support

Dolores Street Community Services

Deportation Defense and Legal Advocacy Project

East Bay Children’s Law Offices (EBCLO)

General Support

East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC)

General Support

East Bay Family Defenders

General Support

East Bay Sanctuary Covenant

$10,000 for Refugee Rights Program plus one-time $10,000 award for the Afghan Support Project

East Bay Spanish Speaking Citizens’ Foundation

SSCF Immigration Legal Services – $10,000.00 for general support plus an additional one-time $5,000.00 for technology upgrades.

Equal Justice Society

$10,000 for general support, plus a one-time $5,000 award for discretionary needs for the new ED

Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC)

$15,000 for general support and $15,000 one-time support for post-pandemic eviction defense

Family & Children’s Law Center

$10,000 General Support & $5,000 one-time support for discretionary needs identified by the new ED

Family Violence Law Center

Domestic Violence Legal Services (DVLS) Project

Freedom For Immigrants

General Support

Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence

General Support

Housing and Economic Rights Advocates

Financial Stability Legal Services across the Bay Area and in San Joaquin and Solano Counties

Immigrant Defense Advocates [Fiscal Sponsor: Social Good Fund]

General Support

Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC)

General Support

Immigration Institute of the Bay Area

$25,000.00 for general support plus a one-time addition of $15,000.00 for Oakland office

Jewish Family & Community Services of the East Bay

Immigration Legal Services

Justice & Diversity Center of the Bar Association of San Francisco

General Support

Justice At Last, Inc.

General Support

Kids in Need of Defense (KIND)

General Support for the Fresno Field Office – $15k in 2022, $10k in 2023, as 2-year phase out grant

Lassen Family Services, Inc.

CASA Program

Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area

General Support

Legal Access Alameda

General Support

Legal Aid Association of California (LAAC)

General Support

Legal Aid at Work

General Support

Legal Aid of Marin

$25,000.00 for general support plus a one-time award of $5,000.00 for new ED

Legal Aid of Sonoma County

$25,000 for general operating support plus a one-time award of $10,000 for new building

Legal Assistance for Seniors

General Support

Legal Assistance to the Elderly

General Support

Legal Link

General Support

Legal Services for Children

$35,000 for General Support plus $5,000 one-time grant for discretionary needs identified by new ED

Legal Services for Prisoners with Children

General Support

Legal Services Funders Network (LSFN) [Fiscal Sponsor: Legal Aid Association of California (LAAC)]

LSFN Public Interest Law Bar Fellowship Program

Legal Services of Northern California

General Support


General Support

Oasis Legal Services

General support plus two one-time additions for new ED and to help with funding gap


General Support

Open Door Legal

General Support

Pangea Legal Services

General Support

Pars Equality Center

Immigration and Citizenship Services (ICS) Program

Public Advocates Inc.

General Support

Public Rights Project/Tides Center

Housing Justice Fellowship at the Oakland City Attorney’s Office

Rubicon Programs Inc.

Legal Assistance Programs for Economic Mobility

Secure Families Collaborative

General Support

Social Justice Collaborative

General Support

Sustainable Economies Law Center

Legal Support for Immigrant Worker Cooperatives

Swords to Plowshares

Legal Benefits Advocacy for Low-Income and Homeless Veterans

Tahirih Justice Center

General operating support for the Bay Area office…

The Center for WorkLife Law [Fiscal Sponsor: UC Hastings Foundation]

General Support

The Public Interest Law Project

$20,000.00 for general support plus a one-time award of $5,000.00 for new ED

Transgender Law Center

General Support for their work in Northern California

UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals Foundation

Center of Excellence for Immigrant Child Health and Wellbeing’s Pediatric Asylum Clinic

UnCommon Law

General Support

Vital Immigrant Defense Advocacy & Services (VIDAS)

$15,000 General Support and $5,000 one-time support for discretionary needs identified by the new ED

Watsonville Law Center

General Support

Worksafe Inc

General Support

Youth Law Center

General Support